Project Manager, CBS News Operations

Ref#: 31494
CBS Business Unit: CBS News
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US

About Us:
CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 130 million people a week during the 2012/2013 season. The Network has the #1 drama/scripted program, NCIS; #1 sitcom, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.
Ideal candidatewill work directly with clients to ensure deliverables fall within the applicable scope and budget. This person will coordinate with other departments to ensure all aspects of each project are compatible, to fulfill client needs. We are looking for a creative and dedicated individual who will fit with our collaborative culture. Ability to manage large-scale broadcast projects from initial concept through completion.

Responsibilities include (but not limited) to:

  • Consulting with costumer, engineering and vendors.
  • Estimate the cost of project, writing CPRs, purchasing equipment, overseeing construction and track spending.


  • The job requires some overtime hours, especially around deadlines.


  • College degree preferred.

EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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